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Missouri Meerschaum pipe production issues

Discussion in 'Pipes' started by Trauma, Aug 11, 2012.

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  1. Trauma

    Trauma Active Member

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  2. user2725

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    I read somewhere that they have enough cob stock in the warehouse for 3 years of production so I don't exactly understand this.
     
  3. TheMadMan

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    All I say is.. Don't believe the hype!!!:rolleyes:
     
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  4. user2725

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    Good thing I don't smoke cobs...
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    :haha:
     
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    That pic is getting some Mileage!!!
     
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  6. DGErwin11

    DGErwin11 Moderator Moderator

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    It is just the larger cobs that they are out of. There is plenty for Legends, Washingtons and Prides. The company is going to be OK.
     
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  7. Trauma

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    I don't smoke cobs a lot but of course my favorite the "Country Gentleman" is on the chopping block....:mad:
     
  8. Artful Dodger

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    I do know they age their cobs for two years, so it shouldn't affect this year's stock I would think.
     
  9. DGErwin11

    DGErwin11 Moderator Moderator

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    They now use some kind of accelerated drying process. If you read the whole article it says they hope to be ready with bigger cobs after the first of the year. No reason to panic.
     
  10. Artful Dodger

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    There is ALWAYS reason to panic!
     
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    RUN FOR YOUR LIVES!!
     
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  12. Basil Meadows

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    Page 1: Don't Panic! And don't forget your towel.
     
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    I do not part my hair in the middle.
     
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    PM jumps the gun on everything they have on there website,sh*t they had me believing Borkum Riff was a great tobacco back some time ago.
     
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  15. t-bear

    t-bear Well-Known Member

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    It is, if you don't know any better. A little knowledge is a dangerous thing! Expensive too, if my pipe cabinet and tobacco cellar are any indicator.
     
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